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[movies]BBS Documentary Interview Collection: John Sheetz - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with John Sheetz for BBS: The Documentary. Conducted on March 22nd, 2003 in New Providence, New Jersey. Discussions center around teletype art and the use of Ham Radio to transfer text-based images. Techniques in creating RTTY art, the process of transferring artwork over Ham Radio, and some occasional copyright issues are all covered. Speculations on the future of the art, as well as what other skills Mr...
Keywords: bbs; documentary; sheetz
Downloads: 30,839 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview Collection: Ben Baker, Ken Kaplan, That Old Frog (Ryugen Fisher) Part 1 - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview of Ken Kaplan, Ben Baker, and Ryugen Fisher (That Old Frog)in St. Louis Missouri, January of 2004. Hour 1 (of 3). Discussion of Fidonet politics, internal issues, triumphs of engineering, influence of Fidonet. Covers some parts of the ARC-ZIP battle, as well as why the various interviewees ultimately left the project. Shot in the same living room in which Fidonet's main implementation was created, at Ken Kaplan's house...
Keywords: bbs; bbsdocumentary; interview; ryugen; fisher; ben; baker; ken; kaplan; fidonet
Downloads: 6,792
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview Collection: Mark Nasstrom - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with Mark Nasstrom for BBS: The Documentary. Conducted on May 24th, 2003 in Seal Rock, Oregon. Discussions include running election results through BBSes, communication issues in sparsely populated areas, and Boardwatch magazine.
Keywords: bbs; documentary; nasstrom
Downloads: 5,929 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview Collection: Minor Threat - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with Minor Threat, conducted in Austin, Texas, on January 30th, 2004. Minor Threat is most known as the creator and co-author of Tone Loc, a "wardialer" program that would connect to thousands of phones looking for carriers, voices, and other surprises in a phone exchange. However, this interview mostly focuses on his memories of both PD (public domain) BBSes and hacking BBSes; a section in the middle focuses on Tone Loc and the challenges associated with the program...
Keywords: bbs; documentary; minor threat
Downloads: 5,847 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]BBS Documentary Video: Introduction to TBBS Tape - eSoft, Inc.
From the collection of Rev. Michael Chowning. This tape is an introduction the TBBS bulletin board software, hosted by Phil Becker and Alan D. Bryant. In this 43 minute tape, you are introduced to the basic ideas behind TBBS, usage of the software, setting up modems and menus, and other related tasks. Becker and Bryant demonstrate all the related concepts clearly and cleanly. Original format was VHS tape, and meant to be included with the 1993 releases of TBBS...
Keywords: bbs,documentary,tbbs,esoft,bryant,becker
Downloads: 5,323 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview Collection: Philip J. Kaplan - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with Philip J. Kaplan, "pud" of FUCKEDCOMPANY.COM, for BBS: The Documentary. Conducted on March 2nd, 2002 in New York City, NY. Questions center around running a BBS, pirate groups, modem costs, what makes a web forum or BBS worthwhile to post on, tips for inciting conversation, and speculations on the personality behind running a BBS. Contains profanity. The interview was conducted in a rehearsal space leased by Mr...
Keywords: bbs documentary kaplan
Downloads: 5,159 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]BBS Documentary: Ebony Eyes - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with Ebony Eyes, ANSI artist from the late 1980s, for the BBS Documentary. Conducted on April 26, 2004. The last interview conducted for the BBS Documentary, a few days after the end of Notacon. Conducted with the assistance of RaD Man of ACiD. Subjects covered included working in the ANSI art form, favorite programs for drawing, WWIVnet and politics involved in it, and perspectives on the later ANSI Art Scene of the 1990s.
Keywords: bbs; documentary; ebony eyes; ansi
Downloads: 4,288 (1 review)
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview Collection: Tracer[ACiD] - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with Tracer, artist for the ANSI art group ACiD. Conducted on March 8, 2004, in New York City, New York. Subjects discussed included ANSI art groups, switching groups based on opportunity, power structures of art groups, creating art in both ANSI and RIP graphics, and which artists Tracer found impressive. Post-BBS events are discussed as well. At the beginning of the interview, a heat pipe clanks occasionally during both questions and answers, and then calms down for the remaining por...
Keywords: bbs; documentary; tracer
Downloads: 3,826 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview: Bruce Fancher - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with Bruce Fancher, Dead Lord of Legion of Doom (LOD) and co-founder of the MindVox bulletin board and internet service provider, conducted on October 13, 2002 in New York City. Topics include TAP meetings, connecting to different bulletin boards, busts, the operations and internals of MindVox, hacker ethics and motivation, and opinions and thoughts about the mid 1990s explosion of interest in internet and politics...
Keywords: bbs; bruce; fancher; documentary
Downloads: 2,424
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview Collection: MIlky and Liz (Part 1) - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with Milky Puppy and Liz, BBS users, in Toronto, Ontario on May 25, 2002. Subjects covered included early BBS use in Chicago and Toronto, various BBSes run by Milky and their unique themes, the YIP group, BBS Meets, co-sysop and sysop duties, Atari and Macintosh platforms, and points of pride or highlights from BBSes. This interview was conducted towards the beginning of the film cycle, when I had more of a "conversational" style to the interviews, meaning I am a notable percentage of ...
Keywords: bbs; documentary; milky
Downloads: 2,184
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview: b0b lee - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with b0b lee, maintainer of the Steel Guitar Forum (http://steelguitarforum.com) and creator of the b0badel BBS software package. Conducted in Cloverdale, California on May 31, 2003. I was woken that morning in a hotel in the middle of Cloverdale with the news of the birth of my cousin's daughter, Rhiannon Marie. Interview subjects include the first time b0b encountered BBSes, real life meetings of BBS users, the unique experience of using BBSes, the b0badel software (and comparison of...
Keywords: bbs; documentary; b0b; lee; citadel
Downloads: 1,923
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview Collection: Ben Baker, Ken Kaplan, That Old Frog (Ryugen Fisher) Part 2 - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview of Ken Kaplan, Ben Baker, and Ryugen Fisher (That Old Frog)in St. Louis Missouri, January of 2004. Hour 2. Discussion of Fidonet politics, internal issues, triumphs of engineering, influence of Fidonet. Covers calling old ladies by mistake, IFNA, Fidonet Cons, the troubles involved with running it. Shot in the same living room in which Fidonet's main implementation was created, at Ken Kaplan's house...
Keywords: bbs; bbsdocumentary; interview; ryugen; fisher; ben; baker; ken; kaplan; fidonet
Downloads: 1,901
[movies]Interview with Lynn Crumbling for BBS: The Documentary - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with Lynn Crumbling for BBS: The Documentary. Conducted on February 29, 2004 in York, Pennsylvania. Covered his early experiences with BBSes, his favorite boards, and influential figures in his early computing life that led him to his current career. Also a discussion about his favorite general computer memories.
Keywords: bbs; documentary; crumbling
Downloads: 1,751
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview Collection: Ben Baker, Ken Kaplan, That Old Frog (Ryugen Fisher) Part 3 - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview of Ken Kaplan, Ben Baker, and Ryugen Fisher (That Old Frog)in St. Louis Missouri, January of 2004. Hour 3. Discussion of Fidonet politics, internal issues, triumphs of engineering, influence of Fidonet. Covers some parts of the ARC-ZIP battle, as well as why the various interviewees ultimately left the project. Shot in the same living room in which Fidonet's main implementation was created, at Ken Kaplan's house...
Keywords: bbs; bbsdocumentary; interview; ryugen; fisher; ben; baker; ken; kaplan; fidonet
Downloads: 1,534
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview Collection: Loren Jones - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with Loren Jones, conducted on January 25th, 2004. Subjects covered mostly surrounded the RBBS BBS program, the figures involved, and the project management involved in the RBBS program. Concerns of early PC BBS ownership are discussed as well as the social events and friendships that could occur. Mr. Jones also discusses the process of making "RBBS in a Box", the all-in-one RBBS CD-ROM createdin the early 1990s...
Keywords: bbs; documentary; jones
Downloads: 1,492
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview Collection: Ted Beatie - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with Ted Beatie for BBS: The Documentary. Conducted on February 12, 2002 in Cambridge, MA. Discussions cover both the use of early modems, fitting in the dialing in of BBSes into a student's schedule, comparison to the MIT Zephyr and IRC chat systems, and an extended discussion in the experience of Diversi-dials. This interview was conducted in a highly conversational style, with both interviewer and interviewee talking equally at some times...
Keywords: bbs,documentary,beatie
Downloads: 1,464
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview: James Willing - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with James Willing, conducted for BBS: The Documentary. Held on January 28, 2004, in Yates Center, Kansas. Willing ran what is definitely one of the first 10 and likely one of the first 5 dial-up bulletin boards, in 1978: CBBS-NW. A resident of the Pacific Northwest when the BBS was run, Willing moved to Yates Center, Kansas, to run a bowling alley, where the interview was conducted. Subjects covered included finding out about CBBS in Chicago, the drive to create his own BBS, phone phr...
Keywords: bbs; documentary; willing
Downloads: 1,310
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview Collection: Ryan Brown - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with Ryan Brown (alias Zendo) in Mountain View California, on May 22, 2003. Camera shifts a couple times, trying different angles. Subjects covered include running a BBS at a very young age, getting to know people only online, winning an award for running a BBS, as well as discussions about ANSI art and using various BBS software. Excellent back and forth between interviewer and interviewee.
Keywords: bbs; documentary; brown
Downloads: 1,253
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview Collection: MIlky and Liz (Part 2) - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with Milky Puppy and Liz, BBS users, in Toronto, Ontario on May 25, 2002. Subjects covered included early BBS use in Chicago and Toronto, various BBSes run by Milky and their unique themes, the YIP group, BBS Meets, co-sysop and sysop duties, Atari and Macintosh platforms, and points of pride or highlights from BBSes. This interview was conducted towards the beginning of the film cycle, when I had more of a "conversational" style to the interviews, meaning I am a notable percentage of ...
Keywords: bbs; documentary; milky
Downloads: 1,203
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview Collection: MIlky and Liz (Part 3) - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with Milky Puppy and Liz, BBS users, in Toronto, Ontario on May 25, 2002. Subjects covered included early BBS use in Chicago and Toronto, various BBSes run by Milky and their unique themes, the YIP group, BBS Meets, co-sysop and sysop duties, Atari and Macintosh platforms, and points of pride or highlights from BBSes. This interview was conducted towards the beginning of the film cycle, when I had more of a "conversational" style to the interviews, meaning I am a notable percentage of ...
Downloads: 1,166
[movies]BBS Documentary Interview Collection: Rich Schinnell - Jason Scott Sadofsky
Interview with Rich Schinnell, conducted on February 29, 2004 in Rockville, Maryland, for the BBS Documentary. The interview centered around early IBM PC-compatible user groups and hardware of the 1982 period, including the early compaqs, IBMs, and the challenges of software and usage of them. Also discussed philosophy of sharing software, profiting from public domain software, tyrranical sysops, and PC-TALK/RBBS...
Keywords: bbs,documentary,schinnell
Downloads: 1,135
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